Spotify open-sources Klio, a framework for AI audio research

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Klio, a platform open-sourced by Spotify, enables media file processing for the purposes of AI and machine learning research. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Media Mobile ai artificial intelligence audio processing developer machine learning music Open source spotify

Oracle open-sources Java machine learning library


Looking to meet enterprise needs in the machine learning space, Oracle is making its Tribuo Java machine learning library available free under an open-source license. With Tribuo, Oracle aims to […].

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Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software


Boundless’ global customer base uses the OpenGeo Suite, a complete open source geospatial web services stack, to deploy solutions for web mapping, transportation, telecommunications, open government, and a diverse range of other solutions. The OpenGeo Suite provides a continually updated geo web services platform along with maintenance agreements that include support and training to support the growing functionality of continually enhanced open source geospatial software.

Facebook’s open source M2M-100 model can translate between 100 different languages

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AI Big Data Business Dev ai artificial intelligence category-/Reference/Language Resources category-/Science Facebook languages machine learning Model Open source translation

Why the connected car rides on open source

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Business Transportation category-/Autos & Vehicles connected cars Open sourceConnected cars require collaboration across auto makers, telcos, sensor-, infotainment-, and cloud-providers, and others. Fragmentation isn't an option. Read More.

Facebook open-sources Opacus, a PyTorch library for differential privacy

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14 open source tools to make the most of machine learning


Read Serdar Yegulalp list open-source tools to take advantage of machine learning and predictive analysis on Info World: Spam filtering, face recognition, recommendation engines — when you have a large […].

Allen Institute open-sources AllenAct, a framework for research in embodied AI

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The Allen Institute for AI's new open source framework -- AllenAct -- aims to promote reproducible research in embodied AI with a focus on modularity.

LinkedIn open-sources GDMix, a framework for training AI personalization models

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LinkedIn recently open-sourced GDMix, a framework for training the sort of AI personalization models used in search engines and ecommerce websites.

Open Source Security’s Top Threat and What To Do About It


Read Lech Sandecki list the dangers of open source security and how to avoid it on Dark Reading: Ninety-nine percent of enterprise codebases contain open source components, according to a […].

Open Source Software Vulnerabilities Increased By 130% in 2019


The number of open source software (OSS) vulnerabilities more than doubled in 2019 compared with 2018, a new RiskSense report has shown. Total common vulnerabilities and exposures vulnerabilities (CVEs) reached […].

Huawei open-sources MindSpore, a framework for AI app development


Huawei this week announced that MindSpore, a framework for AI app development the company detailed in August 2019, is now available in open source on GitHub and Gitee. The lightweight suite is akin to Google’s TensorFlow and Facebook’s PyTorch, and it scales across devices, edge, and cloud environments, ostensibly lowering the barrier to entry for […].

NGA Continues To Engage With Open Source Community Via GitHub


They are: geoevents: The GeoEvents project is a dynamic and customizable open source web presence that provides a common operational picture to consolidate activities, manage content, and provides a single point of discovery. Analysis Big Data CTO DoD and IC Configuration Management Distributed revision control Django Geoint Geoint Symposium Git GitHub MITRE Corporation NGA Open Source Programming By Bob Gourley.

How to secure your open source supply chain

Tech Republic Security

Commentary: Open source has never been more popular, which means it's time to figure out how to effectively secure the open source you use.

Pivotal opens up Cloud Foundry to open source fights

David Linthicum

Pivotal spun out the Cloud Foundry Foundation last week, marking another instance where a commercial effort turns into an open source play. Cloud Computing Open Source Software The Industry Standard PaaS Open Source Software It''ll be interesting see how this move works, given that both OpenStack and Red Hat''s OpenShift PaaS platforms are aimed at the same users. There are three hurdles for the CFF to get past: read more.

Open source Intel manual helps turn your smartphone into a little robot on wheels

Mashable VR

Intel has decided to open source the manual as a way of providing new opportunities for education and research. More about Smartphone , Intel , Robot , Open Source , and 3d Print. Smartphone Intel Robot Open Source 3d Print

Facebook open-sources DLRM, a deep learning recommendation model


Facebook today announced the open source release of Deep Learning Recommendation Model (DLRM), a state-of-the-art AI model for serving up personalized results in production environments. DLRM can be found on GitHub, and implementations of the model are available for Facebook’s PyTorch, Facebook’s distributed learning framework Caffe2, and Glow C++. Recommendation engines decide a lot of what […].

NSA Releases A New Technology to Open Source Community


Here is their press release : NSA Releases First in Series of Software Products to Open Source Community. The software is “open source,” which means its code is available to the public – in this case, through the Apache Software Foundation. Posting the code to open source forums allows the private sector and others to examine the agency’s research up close, and potentially benefit from it through additional enhancements and applications.

NGA and DigitalGlobe Release Powerful Application To Community Under Open Source License


Sharing the application with the open source community helps accelerate its potential to become the standard for storing, enriching and analyzing massive amounts of raster data in a distributed cloud environment. DigitalGlobe feels the open source community can drive innovation that helps us better mine our imagery and derived information layers to support emerging defense and intelligence mission requirements,” said Frazier. By Bob Gourley.

Open-sourced Technology Levels the Playing Field Between Tech Giants and Startups


The contest between proprietary technology and open source has been ongoing for a decade.Today, some of the most premium technology is open-sourced and free. Even Google's highly prized Borg software is becoming open-sourced. After Google bowed to the pressure to make Borg an open source technology it’s safe to say open source is winning the tussle. Government push for open source software.

Microsoft Joins Hot Open Source PaaS Project Cloud Foundry

Data Center Knowledge

The once notoriously anti-open source company has realized it's making tons of money in the cloud thanks to open source software. Cloud Design Microsoft Open SourceRead More.

Why SaaS vendors like Snowflake love open source

Tech Republic Cloud

Commentary: For those who look at the success of SaaS services as portending bad things for open source, the opposite may be true

Microsoft open-sources Lumos, a Python library for automatically monitoring web app metrics

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Microsoft's Lumos, which is available in open source, is used to monitor quality metrics within the Skype and Teams engineering departments. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Enterprise ai artificial intelligence category-/Computers & Electronics KPIs Lumos machine learning metrics Microsoft Open source regression research web apps

Open source no longer scares the enterprise

Computer Weekly

Open source breaks the rules on corporate procurement, but developers never play by the rules and now open source has sneaked in through the back door

Uber open-sources Neuropod to unify AI frameworks and turn models into products

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Uber open-sourced Neuropod, an abstraction layer designed to unify disparate AI frameworks like Google's TensorFlow and Facebook's PyTorch. AI Big Data Dev ai artificial intelligence machine learning machine learning frameworks Open source PyTorch research TensorFlow UberRead More.

DeepMind open-sources the FermiNet, a neural network that simulates electron behaviors

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Researchers at DeepMind have open-sourced the FermiNet, a neural network that simulates the positions and arrangements of electrons. Read More. AI Big Data Business Dev ai artificial intelligence category-/Science/Computer Science DeepMind FermiNet machine learning

LinkedIn open-sources toolkit to measure AI model fairness

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LinkedIn has made available LiFT, an open source toolkit to measure and mitigate bias in AI and machine learning pipelines. Read More.

Open Source APM Gains Momentum

Forrester IT

The open source collaborative model has been very effective at creating the tools that support high frequency agile releases. The success of collaborative open source tools in development suggests that operations may be headed the same way. And in the last year a lot more of my clients are asking about open source APM tools as an alternative to commercial solutions. Read more in my newest brief "DevOps Will Drive Open Source APM."

Facebook open-sources AI for clinical trial eligibility

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Facebook researchers open-sourced a family of models that parse, extract, and transform clinical trial data to make it easier to understand. AI Big Data Dev ai artificial intelligence category-/Health/Health Foundations & Medical Research clinical trial data clinical trials Facebook machine learning natural language processing Open source

Why Open Source Is Really Disrupting Enterprise Software

Forrester IT

I had an epiphany today about a major reason open source is disrupting enterprise software. In the open source model, the code is, source. Cool, talented open source developers don't generally want to work for big, stoggie software vendors. Furthermore, customers bought into open source to avoid vendor lock in, so buying for the customers is not all that attractive either.

Embracing Open Source Workloads with Windows Server 2016

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You may be surprised to learn that Microsoft has embraced open source in Windows Server 2016 and across applications and development tools. Watch this video learn how you can work with Linux and other Open Source platforms and applications with Windows Server 2016. Running Open Source Workloads with Windows Server 2016. [ 2:05 ] What are some of the advantages to “mixing and matching” Microsoft and Open Source technologies? [

Mellanox Open-Sources Its Network Processor Platform

Data Center Knowledge

In a move designed to seed a new ecosystem around its line of NPS line of network processor units (NPU), including its 400 Gbps NPS-400 model, Mellanox Technologies on Wednesday announced its launch of an open source initiative, and the release of an SDK, called OpenNPU. Networking Open Compute ASIC mellanox Mellanox NPS-400 open source NPU

Open Source at 20: What's Next?

Information Week

As the open source movement reaches the two-decade milestone, thoughts turn to the movement's achievements and future goals

Open source storage hits the mainstream

Computer Weekly

Open source storage has gained mainstream acceptance in high performance computing, analytics, object storage, cloud (OpenStack) and NAS use, but can it crack the enterprise

IBM’s Power-ful open source gift: China wins big, and these are the losers


At the Linux Foundation’s Open Source Summit in San Diego, IBM announced it would open-source key technologies in its Power processor. based technology giant also revealed it would open-source reference designs for the Open Coherent Accelerator Processor Interface and Open Memory Interface, which the company described as architecture-agnostic technologies to maximize memory bandwidth […].

We love ideas like this: Open-source hardware could defend against the next generation of hacking


Pearce argue that open-source hardware could be the ultimate key against cyber attacks that companies are trying hard to find on The Conversation : You must have heard about open-source software helping in fighting cyber attacks but imagine open-source hardware doing the same job for you in much better way. Read Prof. Joshua M.

Using Open Source Software in a SecDevOps Environment


On 21 June 2018 the Open Source Software3 Institute is hosting a discussion that should be of high interest to enterprise technologists in the DC/Northern Virginia, Maryland area. From their invite: Come hear from our panelists about how the worlds of Open Source Software and the Secure Development / Operations (SecDevOps) intersect and strengthen one [.].

Deck and resources: Open Source + Microsoft Azure

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Thank you to those who attended my webcast event on Open Source + Microsoft Azure last week. It was a great opportunity to discuss and demonstrate the broad support that's available on the Azure cloud platform for Open Source software solutions! In this article, I'm providing a copy of the deck we used for our session, as well as a set of additional resources that may be helpful in your continued learning and preparation around Open Source scenarios with Azure.

Government Employees and Contractors: Attend 10 Apr Dialog With @LorenSiebert on Open Source DigitalGov Search Tech


The kind of things he has been involved in include helping government agencies understand the power of open source technologies for search solutions. Here are some details and instructions on how to register: Open source search technology has improved rapidly in recent years just as private companies, government agencies, and the nonprofit sector are realizing they have a search problem. Popular open source search technologies. By Bob Gourley.

Majority of open source has security flaws

Computer Weekly

Software audit highlights major security weaknesses across all open source software

The cloud could drive open source out of the enterprise

David Linthicum

For a decade, there’s a question that just won’t go away: Is the cloud killing open source? Open source software has been the backbone of enterprise platforms for a long time—remember the LAMP stack of Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP/Perl? But consuming open source software via the cloud could change open source’s enterprise footprint. [ Free’ open source is not cheaper.

The Linux Foundation announces collective to enhance open source software security

Tech Republic Security

The newly formed Open Source Security Foundation includes titans in technology such as Google, Intel, Microsoft, IBM, and more

What is Open-source Intelligence (OSINT) and its its advantages for Ethical-Hackers?

Doctor Chaos

written by Amine Amhoume is a freelance writer and Ethical-Hacker What is Open-source Intelligence? Open-source Intelligence or OSINT is a part of the reconnaissance process that consists of using any online public intelligence that can provide information about a company, organization, or individuals. Tools Open-source Intelligence OSINT